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706th Bomb Squadron

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  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

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Based Bungay

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  • Robert Algee

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Enlisted, Nose Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed near Hosendaal in B-24 Satan's Little Sister #4250318

  • Lee Allen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    1st Lieutenant L.V. Allen was born on April 15, 1916, the son of Cadmus Lee Allen and Vada V. Allen. He was married to Eppie Jo Allen, and his hometown was Forth Worth, Texas. He received his commission as an officer on June 26, 1943. ...

  • Joseph Amrein

    Military | First Lieutenant | Radar; Bombardier; Navigator | 446th Bomb Group
    Carl H. Albright's crew AM w/ 5 Oak Leaf Cluster/ EAME/ American Defense/ Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign/ GC

  • Carl Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) Crashed near Hosendaal in B-24 Satan's Little Sister #4250318

  • Felix Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 31 December 1943 in B-24 #427581. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • John Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner, Co-Pilot, Left Waist Gunner, Navigator, Nose Gunner, Radio Operator, Right Waist Gunner, Tail Gunner, Top Turret Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Evaded (EVD). B24-42-5115 piloted by Wallace Hickman was damaged over the target. With 2 engines on fire, pilots flew toward Nancy, France for crew to bail out. ...

  • William Anderson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    After recieving battle damage on mission to V-1 site at St Pierre-des-Jonquies, FR on 21 Jan 1944, B-24H #42-7584 'Merle Lee' returned to England and crash landed at RAF Hawkings. RTD.

  • Paul Armentrout

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot | 446th Bomb Group
    44-45. 30 missions ETO 8th AF. Last 13 as lead crew -- lead 8th AF on Wesel low-level supply drop 24 March 1945. Return to States as a captain after VE Day. Assigned to reserve, discharged 7 February 1980 as LieutenantC.

  • Edwin Ashworth

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner | 446th Bomb Group
    Shot down 31 December 1943 in B-24 #427581. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Arthur Aull

    Military | First Lieutenant | Operations Officer | 446th Bomb Group

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 16:45:55 rossingtonj Changes to type
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:50 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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